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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.